Mazi Mas chef
October 5, 2015, 1 Comment

Pop-up social enterprise restaurant Mazi Mas is hosting a dinner on Social Saturday, October 10, to celebrate its second season at Ovalhouse theatre. Diners will have the opportunity to meet the […]

hominy corn patties

Ecuadorian Hominy Corn Patties

October 3, 2015, No comments

I love that aisle of rice and pulses in the Nour Cash and Carry. When I was growing up, beans came in tins and you had a choice between red [...]

Painting Blues Kitchen sign on wall in Brixton

Look on Yonder Wall …

September 20, 2015, 1 Comment

  Painters put finishing touches to pre-faded and weathered signage for the new Blues Kitchen which opens on Friday October 9 in the former Elect ...

Granville Market Space

Kaff Bar crew are back at Granville Market Space

September 19, 2015, No comments

Proving you can’t keep a good bar down, it’s great news to hear that the crew behind the sadly departed Kaff Bar have a new home. TheyR ...

  • Carrot cake
    Brixton Reviews: Sponge and Cream
    September 18, 2015, No comments

    By Nikki Griffiths With the Great British Bake Off back on our screens, we’re all once again experiencing a higher-than-usual amount of cake cravings. Luckily, there’s an answer to those [...]

  • Milkwood duck
    Brixton Reviews: Milkwood, Herne Hill
    September 12, 2015, 1 Comment

    By Nikki Griffiths I’ve always loved Herne Hill and found, for its size, it to have a healthy number of good standard hangouts to head out in for a bite. [...]

  • Groundnut Collective at work
    New menu at Black Cultural Archives
    September 10, 2015, No comments

    Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives café will launch a new African-inspired menu on Wednesday September 23. The BCA says its café will be transformed into “a warm and authentic hub celebrating [...]